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" Broke by the jutting land, on either side, In double streams the briny waters glide, Betwixt two rows of rocks : a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green : A grot is formed beneath, with mossy seats, To rest the Nereids, and exclude the... "
Aeneidea, Or, Critical, Exegetical, and Aesthetical Remarks on the Aeneis ... - Page 335
by James Henry - 1873
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The Life and Opinions of John Buncle, Esquire

Thomas Amory - 1904 - 496 pages
...a gloomy shade of waving woods, Their awful brows hang nodding o'er the floods. p A grot is form'd beneath, with mossy seats To rest the Nereids, and...of the living walls The crystal streams descend in murm'ring falls. D •., Oppos'd to these, a secret grotto stands, The haunt of Nereids, fram'd by...
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Aeneid

Virgil - 1909 - 454 pages
...Betwixt two rows of rocks a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green: A grot is form'd beneath, with mossy seats, To rest the Nereids, and exclude the heats. Down thro' the crannies of the living walls The crystal streams descend in murm'ring falls: No haulsers...
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Aeneid

Virgil - 1909 - 492 pages
...Betwixt two rows of rocks a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green: A grot is form'd beneath, with mossy seats, To rest the Nereids, and exclude the heats. Down thro' the crannies of the living walls The crystal streams descend in munn'ring falls: No haulsers...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden

John Dryden - 1909 - 1122 pages
...Betwixt two rows of rocks a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green: A grot is form'd beneath, with mossy seats, To rest the Nereids, and exclude the heats. Down thro' the crannies of the living walls The crystal streams descend in murm'ring falls: No haulsers...
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The Poetry of John Dryden

Mark Van Doren - 1920 - 382 pages
...briny waters glide; Betwixt two rows of rocks a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves forever green: A grot is formed beneath, with mossy seats, To rest...walls The crystal streams descend in murmuring falls. In these "briny waters," "sylvan scenes," and 1 Translation of John Jackson. Oxford. 1908. "crystal...
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Roman Literature in Translation

George Howe, Gustave Adolphus Harrer - 1924 - 660 pages
...Betwixt two rows of rocks, a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green: A grot is form'd beneath, with mossy seats, To rest the Nereids, and...of the living walls The crystal streams descend in murm'ring falls. No haulsers need to bind the vessels here, Nor bearded anchors, for no storms they...
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Aspects of Eighteenth Century Nature Poetry

Cecil V. Deane - 1967 - 166 pages
...interesting comparison with the original : a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green: A grot is formed beneath, with mossy seats, To rest...walls, The crystal streams descend in murmuring falls. 'Eighth Eclogue. Cf. the description of the heroine's dress in a Swedish version of the Hero and L'eander...
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The Aeneid

Virgil - 1997 - 434 pages
...briny waters glide, Betwixt two rows of rocks: a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green: A grot is formed beneath, with mossy seats, To rest...walls, The crystal streams descend in murmuring falls. No halsers need to bind the vessels here, Nor bearded anchors; for no storms they fear. 240 Seven ships...
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American Curiosity: Cultures of Natural History in the Colonial British ...

Susan Scott Parrish - 2012 - 344 pages
...himself in this alien underworld by quoting John Dryden's translation of Virgil: "A Grot is form'd beneath, with mossy Seats. / To rest the Nereids. and exclude the Heats." Despite his claim that "there is not the smallest Part of this Globe left without evident Signatures...
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Virgil

168 pages
...briny waters glide Betwixt two rows of rocks: a sylvan scene Appears above, and groves for ever green : A grot is formed beneath, with mossy seats, To rest...walls The crystal streams descend in murmuring falls. No hawsers need to bind the vessels here, Nor bearded anchors, for no storms they fear. 240 Seven ships...
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